Here at St Mary’s Catholic Church at Leek in the Staffordshire Moorlands we have just taken part in the CAFOD PowertoBe Campaign. Father Michael is pictured with our CAFOD representative Lily and members of the Justice and Peace group – who encouraged parishioners to sign petition cards. Our efforts were rewarded with 164 signed cards
On the weekend of Sunday 7th May we had an appeal from Father Frank Graham of the Mill Hill Missionaries on behalf of the APF. The Red Boxes are a familiar sight in many of our homes, but it is good to be reminded of the work done by the missionaries and how our ‘small
CAFOD World Gifts The true spirit of Christmas giving Led by our Justice and Peace Group, especially David and Julia Ganner and Lily Morrell, we had an imitation Christmas tree dressed with colourful glittery ‘baubles’. People were encouraged to write Christmas greetings on these and make a donation towards World Gifts. Thanks to David and
MISSING SHEEP HELP NEEDED URGENTLY Budding shepherds please be on the lookout! Can you find all the little lost sheep? Then the shepherds can go and see baby Jesus. It seems they’ve wandered into Leek, as some people have spotted them in the shops around town! This year’s Churches Together Nativity Sheep Trail is happening
Now the better weather is here (at least for a day or so) we have started getting some of the long pews out into the avenue to renovate them. Read all about the process and then come along to help out!